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sets

noun , plural of set

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1 a group of people acting together within a larger group
  • the younger set is less likely to volunteer for the church's annual rummage sale
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2 a group of people sharing a common interest and relating together socially
  • they rarely associate with anyone outside their social set
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4 one of the units into which a whole is divided on the basis of a common characteristic
  • the next set of job applicants had far more education and practical experience
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5 the array of painted backgrounds and furnishings used to establish the setting in a stage production
  • built sets for the play
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